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Photo on the top right : Lock-up time at the Rehab Center.
Photo on the bottom: Physical drills to wean and get their minds off drugs.
Photographs taken by Kim Gooi.
Author’s note: In the 80’s the spectre of drug addiction was alarming in the US. Heroin was flooding the American market. ABC News (NY) came to Singapore and Malaysia around 1988 to do a documentary with the theme ‘Should the US follow and impose the Death Penalty to stamp the scourge. I was hired as local researcher/fixer.